CBS All Access Review
CBS All Access is a live TV streaming service that lets you to live stream CBS content.
Streamable content includes live NFL games, on demand access to 8,500 TV show episodes, and All Access exclusives like The Good Fight, Star Trek: Discovery, Strange Angel.
Live access to your CBS affiliate is currently available in 175 markets.
Subscribers can choose between a limited commercials plan for $5.99/month or a commercial-free for $9.99/month.
We tested CBS All Access and other live TV streaming services for more than 100 hours. CBS All Access is compatible with Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Google Chromecast, Roku, Android TV, iPhone/iPad, Android Phone/Tablet, Mac, Windows, PlayStation, Xbox, LG Smart TV, Samsung Smart TV, Sony Smart TV, and VIZIO Smart TV.
TV Everywhere App
CBS All Access gives you access to one TV Everywhere app.
List of Compatible Apps
There is a variety of on demand content to stream within the CBS All Access app.
No Parental Controls
There are no parental controls for CBS All Access.
Only DIRECTV STREAM, Hulu Live TV, and Sling TV have parental control features.
CBS All Access is compatible with these devices:
- Amazon Fire TV
- Apple TV
- Google Chromecast (Google Cast)
- Android TV
- iPhone/iPad (iOS 9+)
- Android Phone/Tablet (5.0+)
- LG Smart TV (AirPlay)
- Samsung Smart TV (2015+)
- Sony Smart TV
- VIZIO Smart TV (2016+)
CBS All Access is not compatible with Nintendo devices.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
How much does CBS All Access cost?
CBS All Access is available starting at $5.99 / month. See the full list: CBS All Access Pricing & Plans
Does CBS All Access have a free trial?
Yes, CBS All Access has a 7-Day Free Trial.
Does CBS All Access have a DVR?
CBS All Access does not have a DVR.
What channels are on CBS All Access?
CBS All Access includes 1 channels including No top cable channels. See the full list: CBS All Access Channels.
How many streams are allowed at once on CBS All Access?
CBS All Access only allows one device at a time. See more details: CBS All Access Simultaneous Streams
Does CBS All Access have local channels?
CBS All Access includes CBS in most, but not all markets. See the full list: CBS All Access Local Channels.
Does CBS All Access have live sports?
Sports channels are not available on CBS All Access.
Does CBS All Access offer premium channels?
Premium channels are not available on CBS All Access.
Does CBS All Access offer on demand content?
CBS All Access includes on demand content from most of the channels they offer. Unlike content on your DVR, you won’t be able to skip ads.
Does CBS All Access support TV Everywhere apps?
CBS All Access includes access to many TV Eveywhere Apps with your CBS All Access credentials. See the full list: CBS All Access TV Everywhere Apps.
Does CBS All Access have a TV Guide?
CBS All Access includes a TV Guide similar to what you would get with your cable or satellite set-top box.
Does CBS All Access have ads?
CBS All Access includes ads during live viewing of shows, as well on all on-demand content. You can skip ads when you watch shows recorded to your DVR.
Does CBS All Access offer 4K streaming?
CBS All Access does not include 4K content as part of the service.
Does CBS All Access offer Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound?
CBS All Access does not include Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound as part of the service.